The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 154 79 82
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 828 1516 1619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.14% 3.45% 3.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.58% 12.71% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 737 1344 1402
Median salary £43,288 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9655 11931 12900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.98% 27.12% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8423 10322 11077
Median salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in London

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -33 125 £51,250 +16.47% 18
Kingston Upon Thames +15 15 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Croydon -11 14 £33,250 +33.00%
Docklands, London +1 11 £55,500 +16.84%
Canary Wharf +7 9 £26,500 -
Romford -6 9 £25,000 -3.84%
Uxbridge -1 7 £33,250 -21.76%
Woodford Green 0 5 £28,000 -37.77%
Brentford - 5 £42,500 -
Wimbledon -19 4 £37,500 -11.76%
Wembley +1 3 £28,000 -34.11%
Barnet 0 3 £32,500 -1.51%
Hounslow -5 3 £50,000 -8.67%
Bromley -6 3 £27,000 -16.92%
Westminster - 3 - -
Harrow +5 2 £43,500 +39.20%
Bexleyheath -1 2 £22,500 -10.00%
Stanmore - 2 £43,288 -
Upminster - 2 £28,500 -
Twickenham +9 1 £35,000 -15.66%
Feltham +7 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Enfield 0 1 £30,000 +44.57%
Chessington -2 1 £20,000 -35.48%
Finchley -5 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Dagenham - 1 £23,000 -
Southall - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 1783 (100.00%) Windows
2 1237 (69.38%) Windows Server
3 1223 (68.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 1198 (67.19%) Active Directory
5 1038 (58.22%) Microsoft
6 886 (49.69%) VMware
7 666 (37.35%) MS Exchange
8 580 (32.53%) Windows 7
9 562 (31.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 525 (29.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 464 (26.02%) SQL Server
12 449 (25.18%) SQL
13 445 (24.96%) MS Excel
14 428 (24.00%) Cisco
15 422 (23.67%) Exchange Server 2010
16 412 (23.11%) MS Office
17 406 (22.77%) Citrix
18 394 (22.10%) Finance
19 379 (21.26%) DNS
20 372 (20.86%) Hyper-V
21 368 (20.64%) Office 365
22 359 (20.13%) SAN
23 350 (19.63%) Linux
24 344 (19.29%) ITIL
25 330 (18.51%) PowerShell
26 318 (17.84%) Firewall
27 314 (17.61%) Exchange Server 2013
28 306 (17.16%) Microsoft Certification
29 274 (15.37%) LAN
29 274 (15.37%) DHCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 666 (37.35%) MS Exchange
2 422 (23.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 314 (17.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 271 (15.20%) IIS
5 227 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 215 (12.06%) SharePoint
7 103 (5.78%) Apache
8 94 (5.27%) Skype for Business
9 69 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2003
10 61 (3.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 44 (2.47%) Tomcat
12 34 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
13 31 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
14 30 (1.68%) Confluence
15 18 (1.01%) Office Communications Server
16 13 (0.73%) CMS
16 13 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
17 9 (0.50%) JBoss
17 9 (0.50%) nginx
18 7 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 445 (24.96%) MS Excel
2 412 (23.11%) MS Office
3 25 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.50%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.45%) AutoCAD
7 6 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.28%) MS Project
9 4 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.17%) Revit
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.11%) PTC Creo
11 2 (0.11%) SketchUp
11 2 (0.11%) Windchill
12 1 (0.056%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 17 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.62%) thinkFolio
3 7 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.34%) LatentZero
4 6 (0.34%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.28%) Northgate Housing
5 5 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (0.22%) Hi Portfolio
7 3 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.11%) CODA-Financials
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.056%) Documaker
9 1 (0.056%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 368 (20.64%) Office 365
2 123 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 114 (6.39%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (1.74%) SaaS
5 28 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (1.23%) IaaS
7 16 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 12 (0.67%) OneDrive
9 10 (0.56%) Dropbox
10 9 (0.50%) Mimecast
11 8 (0.45%) PaaS
12 6 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.22%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 3 (0.17%) GitHub
15 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
15 3 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
15 3 (0.17%) Route 53
16 2 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 379 (21.26%) DNS
2 359 (20.13%) SAN
3 318 (17.84%) Firewall
4 274 (15.37%) DHCP
4 274 (15.37%) LAN
5 266 (14.92%) WAN
6 258 (14.47%) TCP/IP
7 165 (9.25%) VPN
8 153 (8.58%) VoIP
9 120 (6.73%) NAS
10 95 (5.33%) iSCSI
11 92 (5.16%) Wireless
12 79 (4.43%) VLAN
13 70 (3.93%) Fibre Channel
14 63 (3.53%) Internet
15 60 (3.37%) Cisco ASA
16 59 (3.31%) Remote Desktop
17 53 (2.97%) NetScaler
18 46 (2.58%) Skype
19 35 (1.96%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 464 (26.02%) SQL Server
2 249 (13.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 166 (9.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 99 (5.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 63 (3.53%) MySQL
6 54 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 48 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 42 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (2.13%) GIS
10 32 (1.79%) Oracle Database
11 28 (1.57%) Relational Database
12 26 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (0.50%) MS Access
13 9 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (0.39%) OLTP
15 6 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (0.34%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 36 (2.02%) JIRA
2 33 (1.85%) TeamCity
3 28 (1.57%) Jenkins
4 21 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (0.95%) Git (software)
6 16 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
7 13 (0.73%) MSI
8 9 (0.50%) Visual Studio
9 8 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.28%) AdminStudio
11 5 (0.28%) GitLab
11 5 (0.28%) Subversion
12 4 (0.22%) MSBuild
13 2 (0.11%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.11%) NUnit
13 2 (0.11%) Sonatype Nexus
14 1 (0.056%) CasperJS
14 1 (0.056%) PhantomJS
General
1 394 (22.10%) Finance
2 114 (6.39%) Law
3 89 (4.99%) Banking
4 74 (4.15%) Telecoms
5 70 (3.93%) Retail
6 60 (3.37%) Legal
7 49 (2.75%) Financial Institution
8 42 (2.36%) Back Office
9 36 (2.02%) Marketing
10 34 (1.91%) Publishing
11 32 (1.79%) Billing
12 24 (1.35%) Games
13 15 (0.84%) Investment Banking
14 14 (0.79%) Japanese Language
15 5 (0.28%) Advertising
15 5 (0.28%) German Language
15 5 (0.28%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.22%) French Language
16 4 (0.22%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 408 (22.88%) Analyst
2 310 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 296 (16.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 254 (14.25%) Support Analyst
5 211 (11.83%) Windows Engineer
6 193 (10.82%) IT Support
7 160 (8.97%) Administrator
8 144 (8.08%) Systems Engineer
9 142 (7.96%) IT Engineer
10 124 (6.95%) 2nd Line Support
11 123 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 116 (6.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 113 (6.34%) Server Engineer
14 108 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
15 99 (5.55%) 3rd Line Support
15 99 (5.55%) IT Support Engineer
16 97 (5.44%) Desktop Support
17 91 (5.10%) Systems Administrator
18 86 (4.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
19 85 (4.77%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (5.44%) Web Services
2 78 (4.37%) .NET
3 34 (1.91%) HTML
4 32 (1.79%) XML
5 24 (1.35%) CSS
6 21 (1.18%) ASP.NET
7 19 (1.07%) Software Packaging
8 18 (1.01%) Middleware
9 12 (0.67%) SOAP
10 11 (0.62%) HTML5
11 10 (0.56%) EDI
12 9 (0.50%) LAMP
12 9 (0.50%) X-Windows
13 8 (0.45%) jQuery
13 8 (0.45%) WSH
14 7 (0.39%) .NET Framework
15 6 (0.34%) JSON
15 6 (0.34%) WCF
16 5 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
16 5 (0.28%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 191 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 141 (7.91%) Blackberry
3 115 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 97 (5.44%) Clustering
5 96 (5.38%) Replication
6 76 (4.26%) iPhone
7 70 (3.93%) Computer Science
8 60 (3.37%) Management Information System
9 35 (1.96%) Private Cloud
9 35 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
10 34 (1.91%) iPad
11 31 (1.74%) Hedge funds
12 30 (1.68%) PKI
13 28 (1.57%) EMC VNX
14 26 (1.46%) Driving Licence
15 25 (1.40%) EqualLogic
16 18 (1.01%) Fintech
16 18 (1.01%) Smartphone
17 17 (0.95%) Public Cloud
18 15 (0.84%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 1783 (100.00%) Windows
2 1237 (69.38%) Windows Server
3 1223 (68.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 580 (32.53%) Windows 7
5 562 (31.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 350 (19.63%) Linux
7 257 (14.41%) Windows 8
8 167 (9.37%) Windows 10
9 151 (8.47%) Windows XP
10 103 (5.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 79 (4.43%) Unix
12 76 (4.26%) Mac OS X
13 63 (3.53%) CentOS
14 59 (3.31%) Windows Vista
15 41 (2.30%) Android
16 39 (2.19%) Solaris
16 39 (2.19%) Windows 2000 Server
17 32 (1.79%) Apple iOS
18 25 (1.40%) Mac OS
18 25 (1.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (19.29%) ITIL
2 130 (7.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 105 (5.89%) Migration
4 102 (5.72%) Project Management
5 78 (4.37%) Service Management
6 76 (4.26%) Change Control
7 73 (4.09%) Change Management
8 70 (3.93%) Service Delivery
9 68 (3.81%) DevOps
10 67 (3.76%) High Availability
11 60 (3.37%) Load Balancing
12 58 (3.25%) Kalman Filter
13 55 (3.08%) Server Virtualisation
14 54 (3.03%) Configuration Management
15 52 (2.92%) PRINCE2
16 51 (2.86%) Problem Management
17 50 (2.80%) Incident Management
18 49 (2.75%) Virtual Infrastructure
19 47 (2.64%) Capacity Planning
19 47 (2.64%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 449 (25.18%) SQL
2 330 (18.51%) PowerShell
3 70 (3.93%) C
4 59 (3.31%) Bash Shell
5 54 (3.03%) VBScript
6 46 (2.58%) Perl
7 44 (2.47%) T-SQL
8 40 (2.24%) C#
8 40 (2.24%) VB
9 32 (1.79%) Python
10 30 (1.68%) Java
10 30 (1.68%) Korn
11 27 (1.51%) C++
12 25 (1.40%) Ruby
13 24 (1.35%) JavaScript
13 24 (1.35%) Shell Script
14 23 (1.29%) Bourne shell
15 21 (1.18%) PHP
16 8 (0.45%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.39%) AWK
Qualifications
1 306 (17.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 212 (11.89%) MCSE
3 169 (9.48%) Degree
4 135 (7.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 121 (6.79%) Cisco Certification
6 106 (5.95%) CCNA
7 97 (5.44%) MCSA
8 90 (5.05%) MCITP
9 66 (3.70%) Security Cleared
10 57 (3.20%) MCP
11 52 (2.92%) DV Cleared
12 36 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
13 31 (1.74%) SC Cleared
14 21 (1.18%) CCA
15 20 (1.12%) VCP5
16 19 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
17 17 (0.95%) MCTS
18 16 (0.90%) CCNP
19 14 (0.79%) EMC Certification
20 13 (0.73%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (7.01%) SLA
2 28 (1.57%) QA
3 26 (1.46%) PCI DSS
4 19 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.79%) DICOM
5 14 (0.79%) HL7
6 6 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.22%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.17%) SAS 70
9 1 (0.056%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1198 (67.19%) Active Directory
2 525 (29.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 372 (20.86%) Hyper-V
4 203 (11.39%) vSphere
5 178 (9.98%) XenApp
6 95 (5.33%) VMware ESX
7 90 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
8 84 (4.71%) XenDesktop
9 75 (4.21%) Microsoft App-V
9 75 (4.21%) Terminal Services
10 48 (2.69%) Virtual Servers
11 47 (2.64%) NFS
12 33 (1.85%) VMware Server
13 32 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
13 32 (1.79%) XenServer
14 30 (1.68%) BitLocker
14 30 (1.68%) Virtual Desktop
14 30 (1.68%) Xen
15 26 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 22 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 231 (12.96%) SCCM
2 126 (7.07%) SCOM
3 73 (4.09%) Backup Exec
4 65 (3.65%) NetBackup
5 52 (2.92%) Puppet
6 51 (2.86%) Nagios
7 46 (2.58%) Microsoft Clustering
8 38 (2.13%) WSUS
9 31 (1.74%) Ansible
9 31 (1.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 28 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
11 27 (1.51%) Icinga
12 21 (1.18%) SCVMM
13 20 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
14 19 (1.07%) vMotion
15 18 (1.01%) XenMobile
16 17 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 16 (0.90%) Failover Clustering
18 15 (0.84%) EMC VPLEX
19 13 (0.73%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1038 (58.22%) Microsoft
2 886 (49.69%) VMware
3 428 (24.00%) Cisco
4 406 (22.77%) Citrix
5 273 (15.31%) HP
6 152 (8.52%) NetApp
7 150 (8.41%) Dell
8 133 (7.46%) Oracle
9 122 (6.84%) EMC
9 122 (6.84%) Symantec
10 121 (6.79%) Red Hat
11 88 (4.94%) Veeam
12 79 (4.43%) Apple
13 67 (3.76%) Juniper
14 65 (3.65%) Mitel
15 53 (2.97%) CheckPoint
16 47 (2.64%) SolarWinds
17 38 (2.13%) IBM
18 34 (1.91%) Riverbed
19 30 (1.68%) CommVault
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Boston Hale
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + 10% Pension, 27 Days Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
RM plc
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, 33 day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barking, Essex
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £41,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £27 - 30 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c £45,000 plus 10% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago